Luz, City of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
CityCebu City
Postal code6000
Population (2015)18,313
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates10.3181, 123.9094

Luz is a barangay in Cebu City. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 18,313. This represented 1.98% of the total population of Cebu City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Luz is 20 to 24, with 2,143 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 93 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1413
1 to 41,603
5 to 91,850
10 to 141,788
15 to 191,674
20 to 242,143
25 to 291,881
30 to 341,366
35 to 391,141
40 to 44952
45 to 49913
50 to 54787
55 to 59630
60 to 64486
65 to 69301
70 to 74183
75 to 79109
80 and over93
Total18,313

Historical population

The population of Luz grew from 12,459 in 1990 to 18,313 in 2015, an increase of 5,854 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.51%, or an increase of 1,390 people, from the previous population of 16,923 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,459
13,6791.77%
13,062-0.98%
16,2383.05%
16,9231.52%
18,3131.51%

Location

Luz is situated at approximately 10.3181, 123.9094, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.7 meters or 71.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Luz shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.